Trade

Globalization-related issues.

Premier Outlines Goals for India on Eve of a Visit with Obama

New York Times
Modi seems to be the most business-friendly prime minister in India’s recent history, but he must take more direct action on trade policy and taxes, says Stephen Ezell.

A New Approach to Ranking Nations’ Trade Policies

U.S. Business Questions Modi's Reform Credentials Ahead of Visit

Reuters
India’s continuation of existing -and even the promulgation of some new - trade-distorting policies do cause concern, says Stephen Ezell.

Can The DOJ Seize Emails From American Companies Stored Anywhere On Earth?

The Daily Caller
Putting U.S. companies in a position of violating local laws greatly harms their ability to do business overseas.

A Modi Administration Report Card on the Eve of His Visit to the United States

September 25, 2014
| Blogs & Op-eds

On the eve of his first official visit to Washington, ITIF takes stock of the Modi Administration’s policies in its first four months in office.

Leading Think Tanks, Business Groups Outline Objectives for Maximizing U.S.-India Relationship Ahead of PM Modi’s Visit

Media Call on the Future of U.S. India Relations

September 25, 2014
ITIF hosted a media call to discuss Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming visit to the United States.

ITIF hosted a media call today to discuss Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming visit to the United States. It highlighted the key issues that must be improved upon in order to enhance U.S. – India relations. Panelists included American Enterprise Institute Fellow and Wall Street Journal columnist Sadanand Dhume, ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell, Patrick Kilbride of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC),  and Chris Moore of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM).

Prime Minister Modi Comes to Washington: A Progress Report of His First 100 Days and the Road Ahead